Practices

Practice rates at these facilities ONLY apply to official Katy Dusters practice times.  If you go on your own, you will not be eligible for these rates; and you may need to pay membership fees.

Our full and up-to-date practice schedule is available in TeamSnap (our team's communication platform).  If you'd like specific information on practices, please contact us katydusters@gmail.com.  

MONDAYS – Skeet
Skill: Intermediate to Advanced
Location: Hot Wells Shooting Range in Cypress (MAP)
Time:  4 pm or 5 pm (depending on time change)

Cost: $5 per round (25 shots) payable after practice. Typical practice is 2 rounds ($10). Katy Dusters discount = 45%.  Katy Dusters provides 2 free boxes (50 shells total) for each athlete at each practice.

THURSDAYS - Sporting Clays/Trap/Skeet
Skill: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced
Location: American Shooting Centers in Houston (MAP)
Time:  4:20 pm.
Sporting Clays Cost:
$0.32 per target for Sporting Clays.  Typical practice is 50 targets (roughly $15).  Trap/Skeet Cost: $5 per round.   Typical practice is two rounds ($10).  Katy Dusters provides 2 free boxes (50 shells total) for each athlete at each practice.

NOTE: Two locations at ASC... Sporting Clays = go left after entrance; Trap/Skeet = go right after entrance.

SUNDAYS - Sporting Clays/Trap/Skeet
Skill: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced
Location:Greater Houston Sports Club in Houston (MAP)
Time:  1 pm.
Sporting Clays Cost:
$0.32 per target for Sporting Clays.  Typical practice is 50 targets (roughly $15).  Trap/Skeet Cost: $5 per round.   Typical practice is two rounds ($10).  Katy Dusters provides 2 free boxes (50 shells total) for each athlete at each practice.

SUNDAYS – Sporting Clays (and others)
Skill: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced
Location:  Westside Sporting Grounds in Katy (MAP)
Time:  2:30 pm 
Cost: $0.35 per target for Sporting. Typical practice is 50 targets (roughly $10-15). Katy Dusters discount = range fees. Katy Dusters provides 2 free boxes (50 shells total) for each athlete at each practice.

SCTP Houston Tour AND In-House Tournaments

Houston Area SCTP Tournaments are our main team events. All athletes who qualify are expected to participate. Events typically run from 9 am until 5 pm, with opportunities for lunch. Estimated cost per athlete: $100 per tournament, 200+ rounds of ammo.

Houston Tour Flyer 2019-2020

 

Katy Dusters In-House Tournaments

These “In-House” tournaments are designed to help our younger and less experienced athletes learn how tournaments run as well as gain confidence in preparation for SCTP tournaments.  These happen during practice times and are treated with the same intensity as tournaments.  Estimated cost per athlete: 100+ rounds of ammo, targets ($40).

9/15       Westside Sporting Grounds
100 Sporting Clays

11/3       Greater Houston Sports Club
100 Trap/Skeet

2/9         Westside Sporting Grounds
100 Sporting Clays

4/5         Greater Houston Sports Club
100 Trap/Skeet

Practice Locations

West Side Sporting Grounds is our home-base for sporting clays and 5-stand practices!    Location

Hot Wells shooting range allows us complete use of one of their fields for our monday practices. We also compete in their skeet leagues as a team of 5!    Location

American Shooting Centers in Houston is our Thursday location.  In addition to being able to practice Skeet, Trap, 5 Stand, Sporting Clays, ASC hosts a tournament for us every now and then.    Location

Greater Houston Gun Club is a private gun club that has graciously allowed us to obtain a team membership, meaning we can hold either trap, skeet, or sporting clays practices at their facility!    Location